One of our top picks in New Norfolk.With views of the Derwent River and riverside gardens, Woodbridge on the Derwent offers 5-star accommodations in a convict built, restored 1825 Georgian Mansion.
Guests may spot the resident platypus, while enjoying either breakfast or dinner on the river-front terrace. Local, seasonal produce is used to create lovely meals and the wine-list is based on award-winning, local wines.
At Woodbridge you can enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, fruit, port and sherry while relaxing in front of the fireplace in the reading room. A ballroom as well as a hot-tub and a sauna are available. Free kayaks and bicycles are provided for guest use.
All rooms features free WiFi, heating, air-conditioning, private bathrooms and most have an open wood fireplace. All have river views.
Woodbridge on the Derwent River is located in the heart of the Derwent Valley, 10 minutes' drive from both Salmon Ponds and Agrarian Kitchen cooking school. It is 15 minutes' drive from MONA and Bonorong Wildlife sanctuary.
The local town offers 9 antique shops and there are a variety of wineries, whiskey distilleries and microbreweries within a 10-minute drive away. In the parklands opposite, there are a range of riverside walks. Local walking and fishing guides are available on request.